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North Korean missile tests in East Asia

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Chinese Arctic Policy: 12 Month Outlook

China must balance its domestic interests with appeasing Arctic States by showing continued commitment to climate and scientific initiatives.

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Russian Arctic Policy: 12 Month Outlook

Summary Russian Arctic policies were released in 2020 until 2035. These policies defend the sovereignty of the Russian Arctic, the environment, and increase operational capabilities. The Northern Sea Route (NSR) along with natural resources in Russia’s Arctic provides 10% of…

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Canadian arctic policy
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Canadian Arctic Policy: 12 Month Outlook

Summary Canada stands at the forefront of the changing Arctic environment, with major territorial claims in the area. It also has large populations situated within its Arctic region and an increased international trade and military presence. Several key motivators have…

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American Arctic Policy
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American Arctic Policy: 12 Month Outlook

Summary Climate change is causing grief in the Arctic Circle. The rapid melting of sea ice is forever altering the once inaccessible parts of the northernmost point on Earth. Not only does this human-caused phenomenon change terrain, but it will…

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Finnish Arctic Policy: 12 Month Outlook

Summary Since the previous Finnish Arctic policy in 2013, climate change has progressed rapidly and it is causing instability in the region and the whole globe. Consequently, it is highly likely that Finnish Arctic policy will encourage the protection of…

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Swedish Arctic Policy: 12 Month Outlook

Summary In 2020, Sweden’s government published a new version of Swedish Arctic policy, which covers various areas, such as international cooperation, climate change, research. This new policy also highlighted the importance of the region’s security and stability. Even though Sweden…

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Norwegian Arctic Policy: 12 Month Outlook

Summary The Arctic has been an area of international cooperation, but in the last 15 years, it has become an area of competition, both militarily and diplomatically. Norway finds itself in the middle of a power struggle between the United…

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Icelandic Artic policy
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Icelandic Arctic Policy: 12 Month Outlook

Summary Global regions that once had an abundant surplus of snow and ice are being dramatically re-shaped because of climate change. The Arctic Circle is one of those regions; one with the largest potential impact, both positively and negatively. As…

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Danish Arctic Policy: 12 Month Outlook

Summary Denmark, whilst aiming for peace, sees significant opportunity within the Arctic region. As such, a more assertive Danish Arctic policy has been adopted, and this is likely to continue in the next 12 months. This policy involves increased work…

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